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Vacation planning can be stressful! From booking the lodging to creating the itinerary, there is a lot that goes into creating the perfect weekend. To help reduce a little bit of the stress, we at Vacation Lodge Hotel in Pigeon Forge have put together three simple tips to make sure that your family’s next trip to the Smokies is one to remember.


The whole point of taking a family vacation to the Smoky Mountains is to be able to unwind for a little bit with the ones you love. By making sure to clear a little  time for some well-deserved rest and relaxation this vacation, visitors are sure to return home stress and worry free.

Have Fun

After you are rested, you and your family will probably want to go out and explore the area. The key to making this vacation memorable is to discover something fun that the whole family will enjoy. For guests staying with Vacation Lodge, you will be please to know that we are just a short distance from the popular Pigeon Forge amusement park, Dollywood, as well as several other popular attractions including Dixie Stampede, The Old Mill, the Titanic Museum, and more. There is definitely something for everyone in the Smoky Mountains!

Make Memories

Outside of getting away for a couple of days, making memories is a key reason why families go on vacation. Whether it is discovering your favorite new dinner show, or finding your new favorite trail in the national park, the memories you make while in the Smokies are sure to last for years to come.

Ready to start planning your perfect weekend today? Start by reserving your stay with Vacation Lodge Hotel in Pigeon Forge by giving us a call at 1-800-468-1998. Located in the heart of Pigeon Forge, directly off the Parkway, you and your family will not be disappointed!